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      Senior Python Engineer

      Reece Pagett
      Reece Pagett

      Director - Head of Technology Recruitment

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      Salary:

      £500 - £550

      Location:

      London

      Contract Type:

      Interim

      Senior Python Engineer
      £500-£550 per day (outside IR35)
      East London – Hybrid working

      Are you a Senior Python Engineer looking for your next contract (outside IR35)?

      Absolute are partnering with a rapidly growing ethical fintech business as they aim to achieve their ambition of becoming a unicorn fintech by 2025. They are seeking an experienced Python Engineer who will oversee the development of their products, supported by an offshore engineering functions as the business transitions from an offshore to onshore model. You will have the autonomy to act as a technical lead, making recommendations to senior management and leading the third-party development partner.
        
      The successful Python Engineer will have the following attributes:

      • 5+ years’ working with Python commercially.
      • A strong understanding of DevOps practices, with commercial experience using CI/CD tools (Kubernetes, CircleCI, Docker, etc.).
      • An understanding of infrastructure-as-code tools such as Terraform.
      • Knowledge of JavaScript and modern frameworks (vue.js, angular, etc.).
      • Experience working within a fintech/financial services business.

       You will have autonomy over the development lifecycle, from architecture and coding through to deployment. They’re using modern tech throughout the business, utilising tools such as Kubernetes, Terraform, CircleCI and Helm in an AWS environment.
        
      A strong understanding of Python application architecture is essential, exposure to fintech/finance/banking applications is also a key requirement for this role. Experience leading/mentoring teams, in addition to experience working in a start-up environment, is highly desirable.
        
      They operate a hybrid working model, working 2-3 days a week from their modern office in East London.

      Key skills include: Python Engineer, Tech Lead, Lead Engineer, Kubernetes, CircleCI, Terraform, Vue.js, iOS, Kotlin, Android, GitHub, JavaScript, Postgres, FinTech, DevOps, CI/CD, Software Engineer, Developer, etc.

      Due to the large numbers of responses we receive, despite our best efforts it is not possible to respond to every application. Therefore, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for this particular role. If you haven’t heard from us within 7 days please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please feel free however to apply for further roles and we will certainly keep your details on file and contact you with suitable vacancies.